Category Archives: Growing tips

Mick Poultney comes to Stockport

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Invite to NVS meetings in Manchester

Next meeting is Tuesday 2nd February 2016 – Speaker: Ian Greenhalgh – Organic Growing Everyone is welcome, feel free to bring a friend.

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Farmstart Woodbank at Woodbank Park

Are you looking to make a gradual transition from community or allotment growing to commercial production, build up your skills and experiment with organic growing on a larger scale. Applications for FarmStart Woodbank are now open – Stockport residents will … Continue reading

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How I manage Marestail (proper name Horsetail)

  I carefully dug the whole plot a spade and a half deep and removed every bit of root I could. Then I dug a spade depth trenches every 4ft and filled them with woodchippings, leaving permanent beds in between. … Continue reading

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Principles of Veg Growing course on 6th June

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Next General Meeting is 7pm on Tuesday 12th May

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Easy Celery!

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